Stella Akiteng

Kampala, Uganda

Humanitarian Tourism for Environmental Justice
Stella's Skills
Business Development
Design
Marketing
Product Management
Sales
Finance
Technical
Strategy
Fundraising
Management
User Experience
Operations
Background

Startup Experience

First time founder

Age Group

36-55

About Stella

I am self driven and I pay attention to detail. Community service is my passion; my motivation. For more information about me, please visit the link http://plus.google.com/u/0/+StellaAkitengStar1/about

Intercultural Development Agency (IDA), a subsidiary of Rising Star Agency Ltd; and Maptel Solutions under its Coporate Social Responsibility - envisage:
"An effective and efficient volunteer programme for Climate, Energy & Water Justice; and improved livelihood of the aged/elderly": Where, Interested like-minded volunteers travel to Uganda, contribute a participation fee and participate in creating an enabling environment for climate adaptation, community resilience and welfare of the aged".

Quote

“It’s not what you’re gonna get in the end—it’s not the final curtain—it’s really in the doing it, and loving what you’re doing.” - Ralph Lauren

Work Experience

Project Coordinator

Battery Operated Systems for Community Outreach (BOSCO) - Uganda

October 2009 - February 2015

Overseeing community ICT Sites and groups in Acholi and Lango sub regions of northern Uganda. Conducting needs assessments, Monitoring and Evaluations, developing training manuals/curriculum, resource mobilisation, networking etc

Child Protection Officer

Youth Social Work Association (YSA)

September 2008 - August 2009

Main activities and responsibilities included; Provide technical direction & support to staff under the UNICEF funded project “Creation of a protective environment for in and out of school children in return areas ( Koro & Odek sub counties; and Laroo & Pece municipality divisions) in Gulu District, Northern Uganda” Monitor & evaluate the progress and impact of the project as per expected results Organize, Manage, coordinate and participate in training activities Ensure timely reporting; and other tasks as assigned

Consultant & Socal Worker

Freelance

July 2009 - Today

To provide professional consulting and community services in programme and Organisation Development; to include Management, Leadership, Research, Resource mobilisation, Monitoring & Evaluation and Capacity Building

Education

Makerere University

Bachelor of Arts (Arts)

1998 - 2001

Atlantic International University

Master of Arts Specialisation in Communication (awaiting award)

2010 - 2012

Certification

Rising Star Agency Ltd

Registrar of Companies, Government of the Republic of Uganda

Accelerator/Incubator

Intercultural Development Agency (IDA)

2015

Co-working Space

Intercultural Development Agency (IDA)

2015 - Today

Maptel Solutions

2015 - Today